File:Races and skulls.png

From RationalWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Races_and_skulls.png(342 × 560 pixels, file size: 75 KB, MIME type: image/png)

This file is from Wikimedia Commons and may be used by other projects. The description on its file description page there is shown below.

Summary

Scan from The Mismeasure of Man, but originally from a mid-19th century work.

"A scientific demonstration from 1868 that the Negro is as distinct from the Caucasian as the Chimpanzee. Josiah Nott was a polygenist who believed that the "races" of man had always been separate.

This was from Josiah Clark Nott and George Robert Gliddon's Indigenous races of the earth (First published 1857).

Licensing

Public domain

This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.


Dialog-warning.svg You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States. Note that a few countries have copyright terms longer than 70 years: Mexico has 100 years, Jamaica has 95 years, Colombia has 80 years, and Guatemala and Samoa have 75 years. This image may not be in the public domain in these countries, which moreover do not implement the rule of the shorter term. Côte d'Ivoire has a general copyright term of 99 years and Honduras has 75 years, but they do implement the rule of the shorter term. Copyright may extend on works created by French who died for France in World War II (more information), Russians who served in the Eastern Front of World War II (known as the Great Patriotic War in Russia) and posthumously rehabilitated victims of Soviet repressions (more information).

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current15:50, 21 November 2017Thumbnail for version as of 15:50, 21 November 2017342 × 560 (75 KB)JasonAQuestconvert to true grayscale, adjust curves for better legibility

The following 2 pages link to this file:

Metadata